Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20100917; 20120810
Writer and activist Luis J. Rodriguez is an influential Latino poet and founder of Tia Chucacha Press. He shares poetry and fiction that celebrates the indigenous North American people, and the vanished industrial jobs that brought them to America.
A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches creative writing in New York. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, she reveals why she felt the need to leave the legal field for creative writing after ...
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